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post #1 of 17 (permalink) Old 02-25-2013, 09:45 AM Thread Starter
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New Paint Job

I finished my new paint job yesterday, still have to cut and buff and I only had my cell phone, but I figured I would put a couple of pictures up. Yes, I know there are a lot of green haters out there, but I just had to stick with a version of green. Just wanted to say thanks to
BD's Cycles. The tip sheet that he put out a few years ago about filling the tank seam was quit helpful. After completeing this project it gives me a new appreciation for the work that he does day in and day out. As soon as I get the tins back on the bike I'll post a couple of complete pictures.
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post #2 of 17 (permalink) Old 02-25-2013, 10:04 AM
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Looks great Looking forward to pictures of the bike back together.

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Very Unique Complex Green - wow.
That'l jerk your retina walking by.

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post #4 of 17 (permalink) Old 02-25-2013, 11:08 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks 1bad, I started out wanting something different and unique, I think I achieved it. Obviously not for everyone, but I like it. Lots of work but gratifying. Now if I can get it all back on the bike without scratching it!!!

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post #5 of 17 (permalink) Old 02-25-2013, 11:08 AM
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I like green, can't you tell. Very nice, unique, surly one of a kind.

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Hey bro, I don't know about you but I think your tins look like they fell into a barrel of toxic waste.

And they look frickin awesome ! Great original look.

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post #7 of 17 (permalink) Old 02-25-2013, 07:49 PM
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I'm not usually a big fan of green, unless its $$$ lol, but that looks great

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post #8 of 17 (permalink) Old 02-25-2013, 07:53 PM
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That does look awesome. I'm a huge fan of marbelizer.

Any chance you have a link to that tip sheet?

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post #9 of 17 (permalink) Old 02-25-2013, 08:17 PM
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Looks freakin' amazing. Can't wait to see it put together.

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post #10 of 17 (permalink) Old 02-25-2013, 08:27 PM
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Nice! One of a kind is always good.

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